Breast Cancer
Tuesday 05 May, 2015

Two new genetic variants to breast cancer found

Breast cancer cells dividing.
Image Credit : ICR,The Institute of Cancer Research, London.

In a worldwide study of the DNA of 100,000 women, British scientists have discovered two new genetic variants associated with an increased risk of breast cancer. The team from the Institute of Cancer Research, London, analysed the DNA of around 86,000 women of European, 12,000 of Asian and 2,000 of African ancestries – around half of whom had More...

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